Euthanasia: Another Face of Murder

  title={Euthanasia: Another Face of Murder},
  author={Oluyemisi Bamgbose},
  journal={International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology},
  pages={111 - 121}
  • O. Bamgbose
  • Published 1 February 2004
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology
Debate over euthanasia is not a recent phenomenon. Over the years, public opinion, decisions of courts, and legal and medical approaches to the issue of euthanasia has been conflicting. The connection between murder and euthanasia has been attempted in a few debates. Although it is widely accepted that murder is a crime, a clearly defined stand has not been taken on euthanasia. This article considers euthanasia from the medical, legal, and global perspectives and discusses the crime of murder… 

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